SAME Seattle Post awards Shannon & Wilson, Inc. as Sustainer of the Year


From Mary Ann Carlson, SAME Seattle Post Communications Chair

DSCN0782Seattle – The Society of American Military Engineers Seattle Post presented to Shannon & Wilson, geotechnical and environmental consultants, the 2012 Seattle Post Sustaining Member of the Year Award at their annual Meet the Chiefs event.  Gerard Buechel, President of Shannon & Wilson accepted the award on behalf of the firm.

Shannon & Wilson has been a key Sustaining Member of the Seattle Post since 1968. The firm has continuously provided the Post with outstanding leadership and support, both financially and by promoting the active participation of their employees in leadership positions within the Post. In 2012, Shannon & Wilson employees held positions of Post Treasurer, Assistant Post Treasurer, Co-chair of the Post Program Committee, and Chairman of the Board for the Puget Sound Engineering and Scholarship Fund and member of the Post Scholarship Selection Committee.  Shannon & Wilson’s contributions as a Sustaining Member of the Seattle Post have been superb and clearly demonstrate the firm’s management skills and commitment to the Society. They have achieved the respect of all of the other Sustaining Members in the Seattle Post.

Also awarded was the 2012 Seattle Post Individual Member of the Year Award to Mary Ann Carlson of Carlson Communications.  She has served as Chair of the Seattle Post’s Communication Committee since 1999 and spearheaded the Post’s transition to electronic communications including their website.

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